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Logistics Operator


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Arvato Supply Chain Solutions is part of Bertelsmann. We combine the advantages of a global corporation with the reliability of a family-run business.  We take care of our 15.000 employees in more than 20 countries who profit from a wide range of benefits and professional development programs.

Job Title:                                            Logistics Operator (Level 2)


Job Code:                                           LO / L2


Department:                               Logistics


Reporting to:                                     Telco and On Demand Business Operations Manager


Main purpose of job:                        Handle and control of all materials in a safe, accurate and efficient manner and provide optimum material & build supply service to production. To provide a quality shipping service to the client in accordance with customer & Arvato requirements


Main tasks/responsibilities:


  • Offloading, checking & put away of all goods received from vendor’s internal & external.
  • Pick & issuing of all material’s as required, maintenance of call off program
  • Handling/storing & all movement of all goods within the logistics area in a safe, efficient and controlled manner.
  • Printing from SAP daily shipping requirements, shipping off SAP. “Real Time”
  • Buddy check of all material movement.
  • Cross training.  
  • Liaise with and support departments with reference to material availability & movement – call off‘s shortages & recommits etc.
  • Documentation & control, metrics & reporting 
  • Issuing of shipping instruction to freight forwarders - booking carriers, admin, delivery confirmations, delivery service, communications etc. 
  • Carrying out regular cycle counts/physical inventories.
  • Maintain & adhere to the highest level of inventory accuracy within internal warehouse – maintenance interim bins, system integrity. 
  • Ensure & improve a high level of safety & housekeeping standards are maintained throughout logistics – use of reach & counter balance - wearing of PPE.
  • Ensure working within all company policies & procedures & adherence to security regulations.
  • Stock Management - Material Obsolescence – Purge Process. 
  • Cost Reduction – consolidation of requirements materials, transport & services.
  • Assist with queries relative to logistics in a co-operative and timely manner - escalation procedure.
  • Obtain P.O.D.’s as required by client services, finance or other relevant departments in a timely manner.
  • Assist in continuous development & improvement process within the H3G business area.
  • Other duties as may be required




  • Based on your current job role, or any role assigned to you by your manager, you will have access to the arvato and the customer data that is relevant for the completion of your role.  You are not entitled to access, or seek to access, arvato or customer data that is not directly associated with your job role.  You must treat arvato and customer data in line with our Data Classification processes but if in doubt you should default to treat all arvato and customer data as private & confidential.  You must comply with all Security & IT Policies in relation to the protection of arvato and customer data
  • You will comply with Internal Policies & Procedures and with our ISO certification requirements, specifically ISO 9001; ISO 14001 & ISO 27001.
  • You will be required to be flexible in this role and must be prepared to perform other tasks and undertake additional duties in any area of the business as determined by Management. These tasks may be outside your normal work area
  • You will ensure compliance to the conditions of the Wholesale Distribution Authorisation and Good Distribution Practice.
  • You will comply with the requirement of the QMS for Arvato Ireland.


Essential Requirements:


Technical Competencies

  • Relevant experience in a similar role
  • Relevant stores/shipping experience
  • Knowledge of good stock keeping procedures & systems
  • PC Literate
  • ERP Systems experience
  • Communicative English (Written & Oral)
  • Numerical Skills


Behavioural Competencies

  • Initiative
  • Solution Orientation
  • Collaboration
  • Organisational Commitment 


Desirable Requirements:

  • SAP knowledge & experience
  • Experience working in a high tech environment
  • Knowledge & experience of Six Sigma processes & procedures
  • Fork truck driving certification & experience


About Arvato

On behalf of our customers, Arvato SCM Solutions moves goods, knowledge and products by the millions every day – both physically and virtually. To us, supply chain management means getting to know our customers’ needs and providing individualized solutions to satisfy them. As an innovative, internationally active supply chain and e-commerce service provider, we make it our business to apply state-of-the-art technologies and create real win-win situations. More than 14,000 employees in our Solution Group pursue this goal with dedication and enthusiasm around the world.

Arvato SCM Solutions is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA

Company: Arvato SCM Ireland Limited 

Country: Ireland 

State/Region: Dublin 

City: Swords 

Postal Code: Co. Dublin 

Job ID: 171282

Date:  27-Dec-2021

Swords, D, IE, Co. Dublin

Job Segment: Logistics, Housekeeping, ERP, Warehouse, Operations, Healthcare, Hospitality, Technology, Manufacturing

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